$150 – $1,000

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Weekend Based Intensive Laban Training Program

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Lisa Goldman and Stacey Hurst are excited to announce their first intensive Laban Training Program offered to dance/movement therapy students and professionals, actors, directors, dancers, choreographers, body workers and anyone interested in human movement .

Upon completion of the program, participants will have attained advanced observation and analysis of movement skills, comprehensive body re-organization, an expanded movement repertoire, and a greatly enhanced ability to apply LMA theory into practice.


Dates: 12 months, beginning September 29-30, 2018. Time: 9:00-3:30 with 30 minute lunch break.

  • October 20-21
  • November 17-18
  • December 15-16
  • January, 26-27, 2019
  • February 23-24
  • March 16-17
  • April 13-14
  • May 11-12
  • June 15-16
  • July 13-14
  • Aug 17-18

Cost for full program: $3,000 (Please pay $1,000 installments per semester: Sept 1, Jan 1, May 1)

5% off for full tuition payment 5% off for registering with a friend (email embodiededucationinstitute@gmail.com to be reimbursed part of the registration amount)

CEUs available for $50. Note: No Certificate is offered through this program.


Spring 2018 semester weekends: Jan. 26-27, Feb. 23-24, March 16-17, and April 13-14.

Program Location: Jan. 26 (only) Columbia College Chicago (room 1106)

Jan. 27 to April 14 Sway Dance Chicago at 3317 W. Irving

Cost: $250/weekend, $150/day

Email Lisa at lgoldman.eeic@gmail.com with questions.

Weekend 5: January 26 and January 27, 2019

Topics: Cross lateral, Knee drop, arm circle, body part phrasing, phrasing and effort applied to basic 6 fundamental exercises, more use of touch, states and drives overview, passion drive and related states of dream and rhythm, Jungian Theory with Motion Factors, Law of Proximity and effort modulation with action drives, review dimensions, diagonals, diameters, planes, observation/application lab for effort modulation and space

Weekend 6: February 23 and February 24, 2019

Topics: gradated arm rotation, humero-scapular rhythm, and scapular engagement, spatial intent with basic 6 fundamental exercises, vision drive and related states of mobile and awake, phrasing types, choreo/creativity and observation lab

Weekend 7: March 16 and March 17, 2019

Topics: shape review and layering shaping onto POC/basic 6, counter tension, correctives, spell drive and related states of remote and stable, more practice with effort modulation (including observation), especially to prepare for Derek Assignment , shape into space, approach to kinesphere, reach space, introduction to Movement Assessment Coding sheets (including practice)

Weekend 8: April 13 and April 14, 2019

Topics: symmetry operations, deflected directions, central, peripheral, and transverse movement, model building, axis and girdle scales, support work for counter tension, peripheral and transverse movement, Mid-term Exam (opportunity for feedback)

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